Ethics and Compliance officer


Job description

Acting in an ethical and compliant manner and in line with the company’s Philosophy and Values are key elements of how Mammoet works. Mammoet manages Ethics & Compliance (E&C) in order to remain successful and to safeguard its reputation. Mammoet’s E&C function works together with the business and various staff functions, like HR, Legal, Internal Audit and the Mammoet Academy to help achieve this. The main focus for E&C is on the design, development, implementation, monitoring and review of a risk-based compliance program. Topics currently in scope of the program are Code of Conduct, Anti Bribery and Corruption, Trade sanctions and Export controls, Competition Law, Third Party Due Diligence, Privacy and Speak Up (whistleblowing line).

To support Mammoet’s strategy 'Reshape to Win', which is aimed at sustainable growth of the business, we're currently looking for a new colleague.

The position is based at Mammoet’s global head office in Utrecht, but you will be travelling internationally.

Reports to

Group Ethics & Compliance Director

Purpose of the job

You will work together with the Group Ethics & Compliance Director to advance Mammoet’s global E&C program. Your focus will be on the practical implementation of E&C policies and compliance operations, including risk assessment, monitoring and reporting. E&C communication and training is also an important part of the function.

Key Result Areas

  • Ensuring that E&C policies are implemented and adhered to
  • E&C communication and training
  • Compliance operations, including risk assessment, monitoring and reporting
  • Collaborating with Ethics Compliance Officers of other SHV Groups and SHV Holdings to share best practices

Key Skills

  • Reliable, ethical, determined
  • Pragmatic and hands-on
  • Team player; able to be effective in an international challenging environment
  • Excellent English communication skills (both oral and written)

Education & Experience

  • Degree in Law, Accountancy, Behavioral Sciences or comparable
  • 5-6 years of experience in a Compliance, Legal, or Internal Control role
  • Experience with the practical implementation of policies and procedures
  • Experience with providing training is preferred
  • Experience with (international) project business is preferred

About our company

Mammoet is part of SHV, a family company founded in 1896 that today consists of seven group companies across 58 countries. SHV's Corporate Philosophy, written in the 1980's, provides the group companies with strong values. SHV’s main values, integrity and trust, are very important to Mammoet. All colleagues are encouraged to embrace these values, and take it to the heart of their work.

Mammoet helps clients improve construction efficiency and optimize the uptime of plants and installations. For that purpose, we provide solutions for lifting, transporting, installing and decommissioning large and heavy structures.

We believe our business is about time: uptime, turnaround time and time to market. To our customers, time is the currency that matters most. That’s why we strive to bring their deadlines forward. It’s an integrated, daily effort shared by everyone at Mammoet, in every aspect of our services: creative engineering, careful planning and safe delivery. Our services are focused on the petrochemical and mining industries, civil engineering, power generation and offshore projects. The logistic challenges in these industries are growing daily. Factors such as remote locations, harsh climates and a strong emphasis on the environment are constantly driving us towards smarter and safer solutions. For over two hundred years, we’ve been known for the unique capability of our state-of-the-art equipment. But it’s the trust of our clients that has brought us where we are today. Their confidence inspires 5,000 Mammoet professionals to give it their all each day and truly make a difference in projects all over the world.

About our region

This role is part of the Mammoet Holding, where you will be working with approximately 60 highly motivated professionals in supporting our Regions. Next to the regular staff functions like legal, finance etc. there are also other global functions located in the Holding Office. In the Holding you will be working side by side with the global teams like Innovation and Global Project Support. Our collective aim is to strenghten our position as market leader and to continue to grow our global impact.


  • A good remuneration package (including performance-based bonus and a company lease car)
  • (International) career and development opportunities within Mammoet and other SHV groups (ERIKS, Makro, NPM Capital, Nutreco and SHV Energy)
  • Passionate, informal and dynamic working environment
  • Opportunity to work for an ambitious and continuously moving international market leader
  • Training and education programs as deemed relevant for further development



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M.G.A. Aalbregt-Zweers

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Match criteria
  • Europe
Education level
  • Master Degree
  • Head Office